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From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    weary, the eldest daughter of Laban, and sister of Rachel (Gen.
    29:16). Jacob took her to wife through a deceit of her father
    (Gen. 29:23). She was "tender-eyed" (17). She bore to Jacob six
    sons (32-35), also one daughter, Dinah (30:21). She accompanied
    Jacob into Canaan, and died there before the time of the going
    down into Egypt (Gen. 31), and was buried in the cave of
    Machpelah (49:31).

From: Hitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary (late 1800's)

 Leah, weary; tired